I have a red bump near the top of my

Patient : I have a red bump near the top of my outer labia and I'm worried about what it might be. At first I thought it was an ingrown hair or a pimple, but it hasn't gotten a white head on it. It's hard, feels like a pimple and it hurts...
I have a red bump near the ...-1
Doctor :   Hi, Thanks for the query. I understand your concern. The bump could be possible infected sweat or sebaceous glan d, the hole appearing on the bump might occurred due to displacement of white head. Taking analgesic and anti-inflammatory drugs and sitz bath with minimal disinfectant added lukewarm water can help in treating the bump. If bump persists even after these measures, please do consult your doctor and get examined to find out the need for antibiotics and take treatment accordingly. Take care

Related Q&A

Q: It started yesterday in my outer Nostril fist it was red, dry then watery with pus . Then today it's yellowish swoll...

Q: 3 weeks ago I had throat infection and i took antibiotics but when the antibiotics finished my throat pain kept conti...

Q: Hello, I am currently a paramedic student working in South Africa. I had an incident when changing over a fluid bag ...

Q: Need help with CT scan, it says defined streaky opactiy with associated loss volume and clustered tree in bud nodules...

Q: I'm worried my tongue is not normal in color and panicking I have a disease I just had blood work and came back all g...



Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon